HTS-704 Knife/ Skinner / HAND ENGRAVED / Hunting / Camping / Hand Made / Custom / Bone Handle / 440C / High Hardness
Hometown Knives 440C steel skinner is hand engraved and crafted to appeal all eyes. This fixed blade skinner has over 40 hrs of work into it including forging, filing, fitting, grinding, polishing. The scales are locked in place with the multiple stainless steel pins to the handle, and topped off with a steel bolster. The handle is smooth with no steps and feels natural when held in the hand. The knife is weighted to have a balance point just above the bolster, to better help in long skinner jobs. Impressive workmanship on this knife!
If not available on hand, will take 6-7 weeks to finish. It will also come with a custom sheath made of sheepskin, treated to be Stiff and hard for longevity.
440C Duplex SS has a hardness of 57-58 Rockwell.
Overall Length = 9.00"
Blade Length = 4.50"
Blade Width Max = 0.75"
Handle Length = 4.50"
Mass = .5 lbs.
Recommended Knife Maintenance:
Sharpening: Can be performed with any system, recommend the use of oil on 22.5deg fixtures
Surface treatment: Recommend that the knife is not kept in the sheath and in dry environment. In case rust develops, remove with steel wool or 3M 1000 grit pads with oil and use metal polish to prevent from reoccurring.